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The location of Accident









Welcome to Accident ...

Accident is located in Benton County.

The location of Accident has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Accident refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Accidental<2>

Accident is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Accident lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Accident: (479)

Communities near Accident ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Accident and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Bella Vista   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bentonville   [Map]   49,298   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cave Springs   [Map]   4,432   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Centerton   [Map]   14,001   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Farmington   [Map]   6,893   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   85,257   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Accident.

Communities Also Named Accident ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Accident - it's located in Maryland.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Accident.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Accident. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Accident. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Accident.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Accident:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Accident ...

Looking for more information about Accident? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Accident? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Accident, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Accident.

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About Benton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Accident. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Accident refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Accident may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Accident - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Accident) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Accident. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2279, Longitude: -94.1016     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Accident have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Accident.

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